anthropometer

an·thro·pom·e·ter

(an'thrō-pom'ĕ-ter),
An instrument for measuring various dimensions of the human body.

anthropometer

(an″thrŏ-pom′ĕt-ĕr) [ anthropo- + -meter]
A device for measuring the human body and its parts.
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Appropriate anthropometrics were measured with an anthropometer (Lafayette Instrument, Lafayette, IN).
Height was measured using a portable anthropometer for children, made of wood and specifically produced and adapted for this study.
The equipment used in this study comprised of the anthropometric measuring tools such as the Human Body Measuring Kit and Anthropometer.
Human Ecology professors in the SHED Lab use an electro-mechanical anthropometer to obtain 3-D images of humans engaged in everyday tasks, such as using tablet devices, to better understand how such movements affect comfort, safety productivity, and other factors.
Anthropometric parameters (weight and height) were taken for each adolescent, using respectively an electronic weighting scales and an anthropometer.
8) Height measurements were done using a field portable anthropometer (GPM Seritex Brand).
and height using a GPM anthropometer (Siber Hegner, Zurich, Switzerland).
A simple formula for this personal waist norm is to add the width and the depth of the thorax (both pressed measurements with an anthropometer or caliper) and multiply this sum by 1.
This investigation used transtibial unmodified foam residual-limb positive models (1) to evaluate the accuracy and reliability of the digital shape-capture component of two commercially available CAD systems (Tracer OMEGA and T-Ring II; Ohio Willow Wood, Mount Sterling, Ohio) compared with previously recorded and published anthropometrics from standard measurement tools (standard tape measure, force gauge tape measure, anthropometer, VAPC, and Ritz Stick) [10] and (2) to quantify several clinically important residual-limb measurement parameters.
1 cm using a Martin's anthropometer, body mass (kg) was measured to the nearest 0.
For older children, barefooted standing height was measured using a Seritex portable anthropometer (Model 101, Inc.